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From the 1983 film Mr. Mom, in which it is a child's word for his security blanket.
- Rhymes: -ʊbi
woobie (plural woobies)
- (US, childish) Any object, typically a blanket, garment or stuffed animal, that is used simply for its comforting characteristics; a security blanket.
- (US, intimate) Term of endearment.
- (fandom slang) A fictional character, usually physically attractive, who is subjected to constant stress and angst, so as to create pathos within the narrative and increase the reader/viewer's emotional attachment to them.
- (US, military slang) A poncho liner.